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M* JR evaluates critical academic research on portfolios and markets by Sharpe (Econ Nobel 1990) and Fama (Econ Nobel 2013) and grades them B+. Shiller (Econ Nobel 2013) and Seigel aren't even included. Thing to remember is that M*, JR's longtime employer, won't exist without some of this research.